The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 16 23 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.69% 5.66% 5.04%
As % of the Vendors category 15.79% 9.68% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £335 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% -27.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £310 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.25 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-3.37% -4.73%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
114 124 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 48.72% 58.49% 53.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 74 81
Average daily rate £413 £338 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.90 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 28 (84.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (69.70%) Windows
3 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (48.48%) Linux
4 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
7 10 (30.30%) Oracle
7 10 (30.30%) VMware ESX
7 10 (30.30%) Clustering
8 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
9 8 (24.24%) SUSE
10 7 (21.21%) Finance
10 7 (21.21%) Firewall
10 7 (21.21%) SCCM
11 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 6 (18.18%) Perl
11 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (18.18%) Puppet
12 5 (15.15%) Lync
12 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Satellite
12 5 (15.15%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (15.15%) Oracle ZFS
12 5 (15.15%) EMC
12 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
12 5 (15.15%) Middleware

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Lync
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 3 (9.09%) ATM
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) DMZ
5 1 (3.03%) Intranet
5 1 (3.03%) Extranet
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
1 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.03%) NuGet
1 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Support
4 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Project Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Solaris Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.06%) DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Mainframe
2 4 (12.12%) AS400
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (24.24%) SUSE
5 5 (15.15%) Solaris
5 5 (15.15%) UNIX
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
1 5 (15.15%) Performance Management
1 5 (15.15%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (12.12%) Security Management
2 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.12%) Information Security
2 4 (12.12%) Content Management
2 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (9.09%) Change Management
3 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Server Hardening
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Operations Management
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Perl
4 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.12%) VBScript
6 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) CISSP
3 3 (9.09%) MCITP
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 2 (6.06%) MCDBA
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.06%) MCTS
4 2 (6.06%) VCP4
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (84.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 10 (30.30%) VMware ESX
4 5 (15.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (12.12%) vSphere
6 3 (9.09%) VMware Server
7 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 6 (18.18%) Puppet
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (6.06%) vMotion
6 1 (3.03%) WSUS
6 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
3 5 (15.15%) Symantec
3 5 (15.15%) EMC
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) IBM
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) CommVault
7 1 (3.03%) Intel
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) McAfee
7 1 (3.03%) Acronis